aramus aramus

Definition(s):

  • (n) genus of large brown long-billed wading birds found in warm swampy regions of the western hemisphere: courlan; limpkin

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  • Fleming: Limpkin a little known wading bird

    Shy and secretive. Streaked and spotted. All these words describe one of Florida's least known wading birds, the limpkin (Aramus guarauna). It is also a swamp wader, a snail eater, and shrill.
    on July 27, 2013     Source: The St. Augustine Record

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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /